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Dr. Alpa Patel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Northridge, CA, with other offices in Marina Del Rey, CA and Los Angeles, CA (and 2 other locations). She has 20 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Patel is affiliated with VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center and Marina Del Rey Hospital. She speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Alpa Patel has the following 15 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
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